A small part of an "op-ed" in The Washington Post by Michael Saag, a professor of medicine and infectious diseases and virology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He writes about the "Delta variant of Covid now washing across Alabama and other states:
"We know what’s coming. We’ve experienced this trauma before. We don’t want to do this again, but the die is already cast. My fellow health-care workers are being thrown back into the fire, like servicemen and women going back for a third tour of duty in a war zone. This week alone, one infectious-disease colleague and four ER physicians, all fully vaccinated, have become ill with the variant. This is very different from what we experienced before. Delta is different".
The full column is HERE.